Essex entertain Kent in tonight’s Friends Life t20 tie at the Ford County Ground without opening batsman Ravi Bopara. The day-nighter is the Eagles’ first home match in the South Group, but they will have to do without Bopara as he prepares for the final NatWest Series one-day international against West Indies. Young seamer Reece … Continue reading
Lancashire won their first LV= County Championship Title in 77-years last season, with the main bulk of their squad born and raised within the county – it is a true success story. But now a former player, who contributed to the development of the side, is now hoping to do the same just south of … Continue reading
CB40 holders Surrey have been drawn against runners-up Somerset in the 2012 competition – and semi-finalists Durham have also been thrown into a tough-looking Group B.
Growing up as a young Lancashire fan, he was without doubt my biggest cricket influence – but today signalled the end of an era, as the former England international Dominic Cork announced his retirement from cricket at the age of 40. The all-rounder has called time on an illustrious career which brought him 37 Test and 32 … Continue reading